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‘I could go bankrupt’: French businesses react to new lockdown

By Abiodun Ogundairo
29 October 2020   |   2:40 pm
French business organisations have warned that a wave of bankruptcies may result from the second national lockdown, which begins on Friday. With all non-essential shops shut, many retailers will be closed for part of the key pre-Christmas trading period. Also today, French luxury giant LMVH's deal to buy the jeweller Tiffany is back on after the American company's board reduced the sale price for the firm's shares.

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